Cherie Baldacchino’s father would often say, “a girl can’t do that” … but he had a cheeky grin and an ulterior motive.
Water levels in the South Burnett’s dams have seen a much-needed increase over the past month due to some consistent storm activity through the area
The weather has been blamed for a disappointing turnout at a Queensland Dairy Organisation workshop held in Kingaroy this week.
It’s that time of year again … when perfectly sensible people start shaving off or colouring their hair.
A 41-year-old Nanango man allegedly assaulted by his older brother has died in hospital
South Burnett Regional Council has released an updated work schedule for the $1.24 million upgrade of Murgon’s footpaths.
A new plan to improve access to drug, alcohol and mental health services has been developed
Two people have been charged with drug offences after police searched a house in Cherbourg on Monday afternoon.
Ambulance paramedics were called to a house near Tarong on Thursday night after a reported snake bite.
The modern fleet of ambulances that are called to Kingaroy emergencies in 2020 bares no resemblance to the first vehicles that came to residents’ aid back in 1920.
St Mary’s Catholic College’s P&F launched their fundraising drive for the school’s new air-conditioning system on the weekend, despite the dark threat of rain clouds looming over Kingaroy.
The slow process of upgrading Mundubbera-Durong Road is continuing with the Department of Main Roads earmarking another section for “rehabilitation”.
Toowoomba Regional Council has closed Cooby, Cressbrook and Perseverance Dams for water-based activities until further notice.
Kingaroy-based disability advocate Rhonda Trivett is the latest candidate to put up their hand for a seat around the South Burnett Regional Council table
A 47-year-old Nanango man has been charged after an incident on Monday which has left his younger brother in a critical condition in hospital.
A bright idea and fundraising by two Council volunteers will make life a little bit safer for visitors to Kingaroy
The 71st Cooyar Show had something for everyone … including lots of smiles because the grass was so green!
A public meeting will be held in Murgon next month to look at reopening the town’s QCWA branch.
A new recipe book showcasing tried and tested Bunya nut recipes from mountain residents was launched last week.
Prices stayed high and cattle numbers rose almost 20 per cent at the latest fortnightly cattle sale in Murgon on Tuesday.
The Queensland Farmers’ Federation is pushing for protection for prime agricultural land in the Wide Bay Burnett area as the planning process for the region gets under way
Opposition Leader Deb Frecklington says the way the system failed victims of domestic violence in the South Burnett was one of the triggers that made her decide to run for State Parliament.
The immediate future of international tourism in Queensland looks bleak, but South Burnett tourism operators could benefit from a lift in domestic tourism.
Murgon Crusaders are through to the Grand Final of the A Grade Gympie cricket competition after a strong performance at the weekend